The King's Highway of Arabia

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- While many Bible enthusiasts see Mt. Seir (the Hebrew) or Petra (Greek for "rock") as a potential hiding place for the nation of Israel during the so-called "end more…

Media abandon Zimbabweans

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Although conditions in Zimbabwe continue to deteriorate – with ongoing seizures of white-owned farms, state-sanctioned murder and harassment, and a dangerous famine – more…

Whites to rule South Africa again?

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- LICHTENBURG, South Africa – As seers and prophets go, Nicolaas van Rensburg, a white South African who lived a century ago, has what is considered a fairly accurate more…

No more I-love-yous

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- "No more I love yous. The language is leaving me in silence. Changes are shifting outside the world." ? Annie Lennox Editor's note: "In Final Destination," published on more…

Mugabe reign of terror extends to animals

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Human beings aren't the only victims of Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe's famine-inducing policy of land theft and murder. Farm animals also are being more…

Searching for throw-away babies

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- ATHLONE REFUSE STATION, Cape Town, South Africa – Hoping to draw attention to the plight of abandoned and AIDS-stricken babies, South African social worker Fiona Brophy has spent more…

Zimbabwe officially in famine condition

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa – It's official now – dictator Robert Mugabe has announced formally that a famine has come to Zimbabwe. The famine is a direct result more…

Uganda's black Jews

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa – When Rabbi Seth Levin came to Africa, he was hoping for a vacation complete with time in the sun and a safari. What more…

Neighbors fear fallout from Mugabe tyranny

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- WELKOM, South Africa – The crisis in Zimbabwe – and the West's inability to provide a solution – continues to dominate headlines in southern Africa, as neighboring nations more…

Reflecting on 'bad old days'

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- WELKOM, South Africa – Events in South Africa often defy belief. In recent days, the story of Zulu children and their parents stoning several criminals to death in more…